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University of California San Diego, Department of Physics
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Spring 2015 Physics 4E Webpage

Welcome to Physics 4E, Quantum Physics, Spring 2015


Course Materials:

Course Information:

Lectures: MWF, 10-10:50am, York 3000A ; Th, 5:00-5:50pm, CSB 004
Quizzes: some Mondays (see Course Schedule), 10:00-10:50am, York 3000A. Attendance required.
Discussion: W 4-4:50pm, York 3000A
Problems: Th 7-8-50 pm, HSS 2321
Final exam: tba
Course Text: Tipler and Llewellyn, Modern Physics, 6th Edition
Text website: http://bcs.whfreeman.com/tiplermodernphysics6e/
Course Description: See General Catalog

Instructor and TA Information -

Instructor: Jorge Hirsch, 5310 Mayer Hall, Ext. 4-3931, e-mail: jhirsch@ucsd.edu
                     Office Hour: Fr 11-12, MH 5310

Teaching Assistant: Daniel Ben-Zion, dbenzion@physics.ucsd.edu
                                     Office Hour: M 4-5, 5202 Mayer Hall

Course Format

HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS: Problems from the book will be assigned every week, solutions will be posted on the web page . To fully understand the material, you should work most of the problems on your own without help of the solution key. Homeworks will not be graded.
QUIZZES: Quizzes will be given on alternate Mondays, the first one on April 6th (five quizzes). There will be lectures on the other Mondays. There will be no make-up quizzes.
COURSE GRADE: The best four quizzes or the five quizzes will count for 40% or 50% of the course grade. The final exam will count for the rest of the grade.

General Information